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NONPROFIT HOUSING ROUNDTABLE OF CENTRAL FLORIDA AGENDA

Wednesday, January 27, 1999 @ 8:30 A.M., Kelly Administration Building, Deland



MISSION: To increase the supply of decent affordable housing provided by nonprofit organizations to low and very low income families through coordination among nonprofits to enhance capabilities, expand funding opportunities, maximize training, and develop new partnerships.

Time (Min) Agenda Item

8:00-8:30 Networking between members and guests

8:30-8:35 Introduction of members/guests (Bob Ansley)

8:35-8:40 Approval of minutes

8:40-9:30 Fran Gordon - Mid-Florida Housing Partnership

Bob Irvin - Volusia County

9:30-9:45 Other Items:

County HAC Report (Judith Kovisars)

City of Orlando HAC Report (Bob Ansley)

Counseling Collaborative

9:40 New Business:

Review correspondence

Next membership meeting -- Wednesday, January 24, 1999 @ 8:30 am at The Beardall Center

Adjourn (TOTAL MEETING TIME -- 1 HOUR AND 15 MINUTES)



Volusia County Admin. Building, Kelly Administrative Center

123 W. Indiana Avenue, Deland, FL (904) 736-5955 #2878)

I-4 East to Hwy 44. Turn right on Hwy 44 and proceed into Deland. Cross 17-92, and turn right at the next street, which is Florida Avenue. Go two blocks and Courthouse (green dome) is two blocks down. Kelly Administrative Center is behind Courthouse. Parking is on North side of building. Go to first floor, Training Room 1-2.



THE NONPROFIT HOUSING ROUNDTABLE OF CENTRAL FLORIDA -- ACTION PLAN

Goal 1. To educate the entire community on the role of the nonprofit sector as an important partner in the housing delivery process.

a. Communicate housing and nonprofit needs to local area government

b. Develop quantifiable goals for the Roundtable in 1995 to allow for evaluation of this organization's effectiveness.

c. Develop booklet which identifies each organization in the Roundtable, their housing orientation, what they have accomplished, what they plan to do in 1995 and what their needs are (in terms of capital, property etc.)

d. Invite guest speakers to speak monthly. Pick out topic relevant to nonprofit housing providers (ie. management, development, underwriting) and have speaker make 30 minute presentation.

Goal 2. To pool skills and resources of nonprofit housing producers and housing support agencies

a. To use the nonprofit Roundtable to gain organizational and functional strength to achieve our mission by convening regular meetings to share information, and to plan and coordinate activities of the participating nonprofits

b. To evaluate and prepare an annual plan that quantifies projects and funding needs of the participating nonprofits and prepare joint funding support request to the various funding entities

c. To promote and support emerging nonprofit housing organizations.

Goal 3. To pursue various partnership opportunities and linkages with for-profit developers and builders.

a. Strengthen relationships between nonprofits and private sector

b. To become active participants in the Homebuilder's association to cultivate support of for-profit developers and builders and to seek out opportunities for joint-ventures, other business relationships and mentoring.

Goal 4. To pursue activities that would increase the availability of low cost funds to nonprofits.

a. Subscribe to legislative, funding resource. Monitor and report on upcoming funding programs.

b. Develop calendar of funding source with contact, deadline and summary information.

Goal 5. To pursue activities that would encourage governments to provide grants and loans to nonprofits for technical assistance and housing production.


 

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